Natalia C. Stoffel

Natalia C. Stoffel, nee Hefter, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, Feb. 4, 2007 at her residence, at the age of 96.

She was born on June 19, 1910 in Nenno, to the late Frank and Amalia Hefter (nee Wolf).

She was a member of the Christian Mothers and the longest living member of St. Lawrence Parish.

Natalia is survived by her loving children, Arlene Strupp of Napa, Calif., Gladys (Frank) Scharrer of Allenton, Shirley (Gordon) Gehring of Hartford and James (Patricia) Stoffel of Allenton; 24 grandchildren; 60 great-grandchildren; and one sister, Armella Warnecke of Fond du Lac.

She is further survived by many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Natalia was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur; a son, Gerald; a son-in-law, Joseph Strupp; and 13 brothers and sisters.

The funeral Mass will be held Saturday, Feb. 10, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Lawrence Catholic Church.

Interment will take place in St. Lawrence Cemetery immediately following the Mass.

Visitation with family and friends will be held on Friday from 4 until 7 p.m., at The Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W. Paradise Drive, West Bend.

Continued visitation will be at the church on Saturday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m.

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The family would like to extend a special thank you to Horizon Hospice for its special care, Dr. Mosley, ministry people of Resurrection Parish, Father Richard Stoffel and all the clergy who comforted her.